In Part 3 of the series, we’ll be addressing issues like dealing with internalized transphobia, going “stealth”, and how you can help your partner if they are struggling with gender dysphoria. PLUS a video!
“In this second installment, we discuss topics like “undoing” the effects of puberty, intimacy with a trans* person, and how to address gender ambiguous people.”
Sebastian’s Team Pick: “It is about the people, as they really are.”
Do you think gender is a social construction? How do hormones affect your sex life? What can my LGBT organization do to better include trans people?
Y’all have a ton of questions for us about trans* stuff, so we thought we’d team up and give you lots of answers! Details inside.
“There are few things I hate more than highly public discussions of how testosterone changes your personality.”
“It’s like I woke up one day and was a card-carrying member of the straight white men’s club.”
Have a problem with your family being ‘shitty’ to your trans cousin? Sebastian can help.
“Until I hit puberty, I basically looked like a boy 65% of the time and got kicks out of shocked looks in the girls’ bathroom.”
“So let’s say you are a non-trans person and you are with someone who is out about being trans and is knowingly open to questions. You have some things you want to ask. Here are some guidelines to follow.”
“My experience living as a girl and as a female for so long and my experience transitioning to and living as a man are central to my identity – to who I am and who I am becoming.”